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Nichols Concert HallEvanston, IL, United States
 
 

Cuarteto Latinoamericano

By Nichols Concert Hall (other events)

Saturday, October 15 2022 7:30 PM 9:30 PM CDT
 
ABOUT ABOUT

The world-renowned Cuarteto Latinoamericano showcases classical works from Central and South America including a quartet by Brazilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos, the focus of the Music Institute's One Composer, One Community program this year. Celebrating 40 years as an ensemble, the Latin Grammy Award-winning quartet is recognized for premiering more than 100 new pieces and championing neglected musical gems by underrepresented composers. They have been recognized with the Mexican Music Critics Association Award and three times received Chamber Music America/ASCAP's "Most Adventurous Programming" Award.

This concert is presented in partnership with the International Latino Cultural Center of Chicago.

PROGRAM
Featuring violinists Saúl Bitrán and Áron Bitrán; violist Javier Montiel; and cellist Álvaro Bitrán

Héitor Villa-Lobos: String Quartet No. 6
Silvestre Revueltas: Música de Feria
Leo Brouwer: String Quartet No. 3
Alberto Ginastera: String Quartet No. 1

PLUS!  October 15 at 4 PM
Curarteto Latinoamericano presents a master class on the string quartets of Villa-Lobos, free and open to the public.

 

Restrictions

By purchasing a ticket, you acknowledge and agree to the following:

Nichols Concert Hall is currently operating at full capacity, subject to future changes mandated by the State of Illinois, CDC, or other applicable local authorities.

To ensure the safety of all persons on site, the Music Institute of Chicago requires all visitors ages 2 and up to wear a mask over their nose and mouth for the duration of their stay. Masks will be provided to those who do not have them. If you are exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19 the day of an event, including fever, shortness of breath or coughing, do not attend the event.

Please note: All artists and staff on site must be fully vaccinated. Vaccinated performers and presenters are not required to wear masks while on stage.

Let's keep each other healthy and safe as we enjoy the unforgettable experience of live music together.

Mailing Address

Nichols Concert Hall 1490 Chicago Avenue Evanston, IL 60201